Jay Z, Kanye West, and Frank Ocean Did Not Steal “Made in America,” Court Finds

A lawsuit claiming that Jay Z, Kanye West, and Frank Ocean ripped off another artist's song for their own collaborative track has been dismissed. As Pitchfork points out, New York musician Joel McDonald sued the three icons in 2014, claiming that the trio's "Made in America"—which appears on Jay and 'Ye's full-length 2011 collab Watch the…

Trump Surrogate Equates Beyoncé’s “Formation” Lyrics to Trump’s Sexual Assault Boasts

Because democracy no longer rests on logic, some Donald Trump apologists have pursued absurd scapegoats to defend his "Grab them by the pussy" boast. Rappers are one them. But as of October 11, no rapper is running for president. Yet, here we are. Last night, Donald Trump surrogate Betsy McCaughey sat down with Don Lemon to…

Stream Terry Allen’s Out-of-Print Country Classic ‘Lubbock (On Everything),’ Reissue Coming Friday

The Texas singer Terry Allen explored the weird fringes of American country music before most musicians knew the fringes were even there for exploring. His 1979 album Lubbock (on Everything) is a stone-cold classic, and despite that, it's been basically unlistenable for years outside of rare original LP copies and presumably unlicensed YouTube streams. Today, thanks to the…

Map Nerds, Rejoice: Here’s the Dymaxion as a Foldable Globe

Designer Brendan Ravenhill reimagined Fuller's Dymaxion Map as a magnetic globe. The post Map Nerds, Rejoice: Here’s the Dymaxion as a Foldable Globe appeared first on WIRED.

Gluing Galaxy Note 7 Batteries Down Made It Worse for Samsung

In its pursuit of slimmer, more powerful phones, the entire industry is setting itself up for more Note 7 fiascos. The post Gluing Galaxy Note 7 Batteries Down Made It Worse for Samsung appeared first on WIRED.

YouTube Crushed TV in Total Debate Viewership

A debate lasts 90 minutes. But the Internet is forever. The post YouTube Crushed TV in Total Debate Viewership appeared first on WIRED.

Chris Robinson Brotherhood Performs Live At WFUV

Watch Chris Robinson Brotherhood play three songs that appear on their recently issued album ‘Anyway You Love, We Know How You Feel.’

Billy Joel To Re-Open The Nassau Coliseum

The Piano Man Billy Joel will be the first artist to play the renovated Nassau Coliseum next spring.

Wilco Performs ‘Schmilco’ Track Live At SiriusXM Studios

Watch Wilco play a song from their latest LP live inside the SiriusXM studios.

Dweezil Zappa Jams With 11-Year-Old Guitarist In Denver

Watch 11-year-old guitar prodigy Evan Weant tear it up with Dweezil Zappa and the band formerly known as Zappa Plays Zappa.